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  • Securing the Enterprise Workspace: Protect Your Organization While Supporting Mobility and BYOD

    Read this white paper to learn how to bolster security across enterprise networks while giving employees simple, authorized remote access to corporate applications and data on a range of company-owned and personal devices and operating systems.

  • Transforming Enterprise Applications for Mobile/BYOD Environments

    Read this white paper for tips on how to prepare critical applications to be securely accessed from an array of company-owned and personal devices with different screen sizes and operating systems. Learn more.

  • Future Proof Your Mobility Strategy with Dell Enterprise Mobility Management

    Read this paper to discover best practices to future-proof your mobile strategy in the evolving world of devices, operating systems, work habits and mobile business models — all while maintaining security and controlling administrative complexity.

  • Enabling Devices and Device Management for Your Mobility/BYOD Program

    Read this white paper to learn how to support employees with the best devices to increase flexibility, productivity and job satisfaction. Also, find out how Dell Enterprise Mobility Management can help reduce IT complexity. Learn more.

  • Enhance and Optimize Your Mobility/BYOD Infrastructure

    Read this white paper to learn how to expand mobile access and support BYOD initiatives while maintaining security and control over company data, applications and networks.

  • Maximizing Mobile Efficiency and Productivity

    Read this white paper to learn best practices to help your mobile users stay productive. Accommodate a range of devices and operating systems, provide the best tools to support job functions — and meet overarching business goals.

  • The Top Ten Things Every IT Pro Using Hyper-V Needs to Know

    Hyper-V has cemented itself in many organizations and nearly every company is using or evaluating Hyper-V today however many of these virtualization IT Pros are new to Hyper-V if not Microsoft technologies in general which is why this paper will arm readers with the most important ten things every Hyper-V using IT Pro needs to know. Learn more!

  • The BYOA Opportunity

    Visual demonstration of problems that unmonitored, employee-introduced cloud apps can cause a business, and why IT managers need a solution to help aand manage them. AppGuru is the solution for IT pros who needs a way to protect their IT environments and keep employees happy.

  • BYOA: Embracing the Opportunity, Controlling The Risk

    This whitepaper explores the shift from BYOD to BYOA (bring-your-own-application) and how IT departments today can address this new change in the IT landscape and it's impact on their environments. Learn more.

  • AppGuru Reference Guide: Conquer BYOA Challenges, Leverage BYOA Benefits

    As the advantages of Bring-Your-Own-Application environments become increasingly apparent, BYOA is quickly becoming a reality for organizations of all sizes. But with the benefits of BYOA come challenges – and that’s where AppGuru comes in. Learn more.

  • Managing Applications in The Age of BYOA: Reclaiming IT's Strategic Role

    This research report delivers the information you need to manage apps and reclaim your strategic role in the enterprise. Read now.

  • Managing the Complexity of Today's Hybrid IT Environments

    There are many factors driving the complexity of IT today, each making it harder for organizations to get their hands around IT. As a result IT managers, need new ways to effectively manage and secure their environment and ensure IT service and business success. Read now!

  • Best Practices for AD Scrubbing

    In this comprehensive white paper, Imanami, the leading provider of Group Lifecycle Management solutions, provides the best practices for AD Scrubbing, and eliminating group glut once and for all. Learn more!

  • How to Say Goodbye to Windows Server 2003

    You’re going to have to do it sometime, and the sooner the better. Let expert Don Jones show you how.

  • Simplifying Cloud Management and Data Center Automation

    This white paper explores the value of standardizing and automating cloud services with a flexible platform, such as IBM Cloud Orchestrator. Learn how to orchestrate the development, deployment and management of cloud services - helping to reduce IT costs and accelerate service delivery.

  • Optimize Workloads to Achieve Success With Cloud and Big Data

    IBM Workload Automation is a sophisticated, cloud-enabled solution that unifies disparate applications and business processes to help organizations achieve superior efficiency and availability while leveraging the flexibility and scalability of cloud computing. Learn more.

  • The Compelling Case for a Business Focus in IT Service Management

    IBM SmartCloud Control Desk enables organizations to integrate and automate asset and IT service management across data centers, cloud-based environments and endpoints to bridge silos of capabilities, minimize management complexity and provide user simplicity. Learn more.

  • Symantec and VMware: Virtualizing Business Critical Applications with Confidence

    Business-critical applications that need to be up and running require greater levels of resilience and recoverability. Symantec ApplicationHA helps you create a resilient VMware environment to deliver effective business services to your end users with virtual machine restart as well as application level monitoring and restart. Learn more.

  • Achieving Business Agility Through An Agile Data Center

    Business agility is dependent on IT agility. By being an adopter of the latest technologies, businesses can deliver the highest quality products and services to the end customers. But it also exposes an organization to new risks including security breaches, loss of data, and business downtime. Learn more.

  • Confidently Virtualize Business Critical Applications in Microsoft Hyper-V with Symantec ApplicationHA

    Enterprise applications running in Windows virtual environments require no less resilience than those running in VMware environments. Symantec recently extended its application monitoring and failover solution Symantec ApplicationHA to offer customers peace of mind to confidently run their business-critical applications in Microsoft Hyper-V environments. Read now.

  • Hybrid Cloud Computing: Managing the Reality of Enterprise Cloud Computing

    Explore the reality of cloud computing, and learn how to effectively manage today’s hybrid cloud environments.

  • IT as a Service Provider: Accelerating Business Results

    Discover how you can allow your IT department to consolidate, track and report on the consumption of cloud services across your enterprise – and still provide business users with the speed and agility they need.

  • Establishing Enterprise Cloud Governance

    Maintaining control of your cloud environment is significantly easier when you have a governance framework in place. See how to meet the challenge of ensuring access, security, accounting controls and more – even within a multi-cloud environment. Read now.

  • Gigaom Research Sector RoadMap: Multicloud Management in 2013

    Read this GigaOM Sector RoadMap report to identify and categorize the principal disruption vectors at play, and learn about several significant cloud management solution providers. Learn more.

  • Identity and Access Management for Your Clouds

    Learn about the best practices for overcoming the challenges involved with securely managing users in both public and private clouds. Read now.

  • Migrating to Exchange 2013 from Legacy Exchange

    Read this new technical brief to understand the benefits and challenges of migrating legacy Microsoft Exchange platforms to Exchange 2013, and find out how Dell Migration Manger can help.

  • Take Control of Your PST Problem

    Read this new tech brief and find out how you can alleviate administrative and compliance challenges created by an abundance of PST files on employee desktops.

  • Top 10 Steps to Ensure a Successful Migration to Exchange 2013

    Read this white paper to learn 10 steps to help you plan and execute a successful Exchange migration that preserves the user experience, ensures full compliance and business continuity, and ultimately boosts your overall productivity.

  • Windows Server 2012 – Are You Ready?

    Read this new tech brief for an overview of the features and benefits of Windows Server 2012 R2 and to learn how Dell Software can help you migrate content smoothly and manage your new environment.

  • 3 Reasons to Modernize Your Infrastructure

    According to Computer Weekly, about 80% of IT expenses are spent maintaining and supporting existing infrastructure. Replacing legacy, proprietary systems with Red Hat® Enterprise Linux® can help you reduce costs and improve efficiency while still delivering security, reliability, and availability. Learn more.

  • The Top 5 SharePoint Daily Disasters & How to Recover from Them

    SharePoint service interruptions occur daily and can have a significant impact on business productivity. Many of these “daily disasters” are preventable. Download this white paper and learn how your organization can prevent or mitigate the impact of SharePoint downtime.

  • The Migrate-Manage-Govern Strategy to Active Directory Transformation

    Active Directory (AD) environments today have become extremely complex and increasingly cumbersome to manage. Read the white paper and learn how to transform AD from an administrative burden into an asset that enables business agility.

  • The Active Directory Management and Security You've Always Dreamed of

    Businesses need more from their Windows security structure. Learn how employing the right security solution can help your organization avoid common errors and inconsistencies that lead to security breaches. Learn more.

  • Access Control is Easy: Use Active Directory Groups and Manage Them Well

    Good access control results from avoiding the use of local groups by assigning permissions through Active Directory (AD). Learn how AD groups are at the center of access control and governance–and what it takes to manage them. Read now!

  • Real-World Identity and Access Management (IAM) for Unix-based Systems

    Explore the most common IAM challenges facing Unix-based organizations, and learn about easily implemented practices and technologies that can help you increase security, achieve compliance and improve operational efficiency. Learn more.

  • The Keys to the Kingdom: Limiting Active Directory Administrators

    Businesses need more from their Windows security structure. Learn the best practices for implementing role-based access control, automated delegation of permissions, centralized permissions reporting and data consistency rules that can help secure your AD infrastructure.

  • 12 Essential Tasks of Active Directory Domain Services

    Discover the 12 major tasks of Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS) administration and management, and how your organization can reduce AD workloads through the implementation of proper management, automation and administration tools.

  • How Virtualization Breaks Traditional Storage

    There is a fundamental mismatch between traditional storage architectures and what virtual infrastructure requires for optimum storage performance and efficiency. Virtual infrastructure shifts the one-to-one architecture of traditional storage to a many-to-one architecture to deliver its full complement of benefits. Learn more.

  • Enabling Fast Email Recovery When Something Goes Wrong

    Good email recovery, eDiscovery and content management practices consist of several components. Read the white paper to learn why good email recovery and governance is a necessity for your organization, and how to address problems in your email environment.

  • Measuring Usage & ROI of Microsoft Lync Server for Upper Management

    Deploying Microsoft® Lync Server® can be a big investment—but one that can drastically improve the efficiency of your business communications and collaboration. Read the white paper to learn how the right tools can help you can maximize your investment.

  • What Can Email Tell You About Your Organization?

    Discover in this technical brief how MessageStats from Dell® not only provides the answers to traditional messaging management questions, but can also help mine your Exchange store for insights into how you can improve your business.

  • Windows Server 2012 Recycle Bin and Recovery Manager for AD

    Active Directory “Recycle Bin” in Windows server 2012 enables organizations to restore deleted AD objects, but does it satisfy all recovery requirements? Read how Recovery Manager for AD can help fulfill all of your organization’s recovery needs.

  • Managing Collaboration Apps in the Age of BYOA: Bridging the Gap Between Users and IT

    IT organizations stand at an important crossroads, one that will define whether they are a part of important strategic business decisions or relegated to the sidelines – all due to the accelerating BYOA (Bring Your Own Application) trend. Learn more.

  • Endpoint Security Demands Defense in-depth and Advanced Analytics

    When it comes to endpoint security, large organizations find themselves in a difficult situation. Most enterprises have host-based security software (i.e., antivirus software) installed on almost every PC and server, yet their IT assets are constantly attacked—and often compromised—by sophisticated malware and targeted attacks. Read now!

  • An IT Auditor’s Guide to Security Controls & Risk Compliance

    Most organizations must comply with multiple standards covering privacy, corporate financial data, Protected Health Information and credit card data. Fortunately, the overlapping standards agree on a single concept; implementing appropriate security controls to protect information from improper disclosure. Learn more.

  • The Convergence of Security and Compliance

    This white paper explains how a single, positive security solution, such as Bit9, facilitates the convergence of compliance and security—one agent that provides visibility, detection, response and protection and can automate and manage compliance for PCI-DSS, SOX, HIPAA, FISMA, GLBA, GPG 13, NERC CIP and other regulations. Read now!

  • Rapidly Respond to Advanced Attacks in Motion with Bit9 + Carbon Black

    Introduction Traditional incident response (IR) processes are being overwhelmed. The increased volume of attacks has caused the number of alerts from detection devices to balloon dramatically. Organizations try to apply traditional incident response processes and procedures for each alert, but discover those procedures are insufficient for continuous application at an enterprise scale. Learn more.

  • Prepare For the Post-AV Era Part 1: Five Alternatives To Endpoint Antivirus

    As malware increases in sophistication and the number of new variants rises, antivirus (AV) technologies have steadily become less effective at stopping advanced threats to employee endpoints and servers, and security and risk (S&R) professionals have begun to realize this, as evidenced by survey results showing decreased adoption and interest in AV among small and medium-size businesses and enterprises alike. Learn more.

  • Endpoint Threat Detection, Response and Prevention for Dummies

    Traditional signature-based endpoint protection solutions struggle to protect against today’s advanced threats and zero-day attacks. Enterprises need to detect and respond based on real-time monitoring and a continuous recorded history to reduce the attack surface with leading default-deny prevention solutions. Read on.

  • Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Backup Software and Integrated Appliances

    Gartner provides analysis and evaluation of the leading providers that offer a range of traditional to innovative recovery capabilities. Learn more.

  • Windows Azure IaaS: High Availability and Disaster Recovery with SIOS

    Learn how to get high availability and disaster recovery protection for critical applications (i.e., SQL Server) in four HA/DR models in Windows Azure.

  • The Essential Guide: Achieving High Availability for SharePoint Data

    In this white paper, best-selling IT author Michael Noel examines the different approaches to dealing with the growth of content within SharePoint. Read now!

  • A Better Way to Globalize SharePoint

    Read this white paper and learn about the only complete SharePoint synchronization and high availability solution that meets all aspects of a global SharePoint deployment. Learn more.

  • SharePoint High Availability

    Read this white paper to learn how you can achieve high availability within your SharePoint environment. Find out how to give your entire user community to continually access SharePoint, whether to submit new work, update or alter existing work or collect the results of previous work at all times. Learn more.

  • Avoid the Sales/IT Collision Scenario: Using Apps for Better Collaboration

    This InfoWorld research report, based on an IDG QuickPulse survey administered to IT professionals, will provide insight into the BYOA trend, identify pain points associated with traditional online meeting tools, and address business-driven IT requirements that benefit the overall organization. Learn more.

  • Six Steps to Continuous Application Readiness

    This white paper outlines and defines the Six Steps to Continuous Application Readiness: A comprehensive, automated approach to a predictable process for preparing and delivering any application to any device at any time and developed by Flexera Software. Read now.

  • Viewfinity and Pass-the-Hash

    Pass the hash is an extremely common method hackers employ to use your own systems against you. Learn how removing admin rights significantly decreases the ability to use local admin credentials in a PtH attack. Read now!

  • IT Manager's Journal: 10 Ways SMBs Can Accelerate Workload Deployments

    IT is facing some significant challenges today, such as moving to highly virtualized environments, integrating BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) and implementing cloud. While working with limited staff and budgets, how can SMBs accelerate workload deployments? Read now for more!

  • Under Cloud Cover: How Leaders are Accelerating Competitive Differentiation

    One out of five organizations has discovered a secret source of competitive differentiation which allows them to serve customers in new ways, reimagine their business models, gather valuable insights from their data and tap expertise across the enterprise. The secret, Cloud computing. Learn more.

  • Private Clouds: Easing Deployment and Management

    This paper from IDC describes how IBM® System x® cloud solutions, featuring the latest Intel® Xeon® processors, offer a wide range of entry points to each individual customer, from those new to cloud computing and just getting started, to experienced users seeking higher-level capabilities.

  • Printer Installer: Eliminating Print Servers

    Printer Installer is an on-premise web application that enables you to centrally manage and deploy Windows shared or direct iP printers. Printer installer also empowers your end-users to self-install printers with a single, web-based, printer installation portal for your entire enterprise. Learn more.

  • Digital Age/Digital Goods

    Many digital offerings are sold on a subscription and recurring basis. Bring Digital Goods and Subscribers Together - this eBook gives you nine essentials for acquiring subscription and recurring revenue customers. Read on.

  • Fax Survival Guide: How to Avoid Disaster & Distress with Cloud Fax Services

    Download the eBook, A Fax Survival Guide: How to Avoid Disaster & Distress with Cloud Fax Services, to learn how IT administrators can avoid their fate as a “doomsday faxer” by taking fax services to the cloud.

  • Boosting Efficiency and Lowering Costs with Cloud Fax Services

    Staying up to date with the most current faxing technology can be difficult for companies who have a limited operating budget and their own unique infrastructure requirements. Fortunately, a solution to easily and cost-effectively adopt the latest fax services has arrived — Esker Cloud Fax Services.

  • 7 Advantages of Moving Fax to the Cloud

    Relying on a fax machine or fax server is something many businesses are all too familiar with. The extra costs, tedious tasks and resource requirements can add up quickly, putting a strain on your bottom line. Now, you can simplify your ability to send faxes in any ERP environment with Esker Cloud Fax Services!

  • The Cloud Fax Advantage

    It’s time to update your fax services and reduce the pains of manual faxing methods with Esker Cloud Fax Services. Read on!

  • A SANS WhatWorks Case Study: Increase Security and Reduce Costs by Managing Admin Rights with Process-based Privilege Management

    Download this customer interview conducted by John Pescatore, SANS Director of Emerging Security Trends and formerly Gartner’s Lead Security Analyst for 13 years, as he presents a beneficial user-to-user account and case study.

  • Quantifying the Business Benefits of Red Hat Enterprise Linux Solutions

    Enterprises are increasingly adopting Linux as a secure, reliable, and high-performing platform that lowers acquisition and operating costs while providing the agility needed to anticipate and react to changing business conditions. Learn more.

  • Vendor Landscape: IT Asset Management

    Read this report and understand what features are available from asset management software providers and how they can benefit your organization. Learn more.

  • Vendor Landscape: Enterprise Service Desk

    Read this white paper to understand what’s new in the Enterprise Service Desk market.

  • EMA Research Report: Demystifying Cloud

    This EMA™ research report examines how small, medium, and large enterprises across industries have implemented private cloud technologies to deliver business value. Read now!

  • Simplify and Accelerate Service Delivery with SmartCloud Orchestrator: Cloud Management for your IT Services

    This infographic illustrates the key functionality of IBM SmartCloud Orchestrator including the three tiers that make up SCO as well as it's key benefits. View now.

  • Choosing the Right Tools for SharePoint 2013 Customization

    Feeling limited by your SharePoint customization tools? Read this tech brief to learn how Dell code-free customization solutions can help you address the most common custom requirements to get even more out of your investment. Read more.

  • How to Build Rich SharePoint Forms Quickly without Code

    Feeling limited by your SharePoint forms capabilities? Read this new tech brief to learn how Dell™ Quick Apps for SharePoint can help you create rich forms quickly, without writing custom code. Learn more.

  • Infragistics Re-invents Beta Testing with Continuous Delivery of On-Demand Customer Sandboxes

    When a successful ISV needed to get their products into the hands of their power users as early and as often as possible, the traditional solution of nightly builds put unnecessary burden on the customer and internal IT teams. How did Infragistics meet the needs of Beta testers for updated builds on-demand and shorten the feedback loop? Find out now!

  • Accelerating Business Application Development

    This white paper will illustrate how adopting cloud-based development and testing approaches for your organization will ensure you close the gap between idea and implementation. Learn more.

  • Top Ten Best Practices for vSphere Application Backups

    In a virtualized world, different backup solutions can gather data from different locations, complicating data protection for enterprise applications. This white paper offers ten best practices for backing up critical business applications in a vSphere environment.

  • Free Study Guide for Microsoft Certification Exam 74-409

    This study guide for Microsoft's 74-409 Server Virtualization with Windows Server Hyper-V and System Center exam will take you through each of the exam objectives, helping you to prepare for and pass the examination

  • VMware vSphere Backups: What are you Missing?

    This white paper explains the vSphere backup process and highlights what may be missing in your environment. Follow these four steps to help ensure a successful vSphere backup. Read on.

  • IBM Private Cloud for Dummies

    Whether public, private, or hybrid, cloud computing is becoming an increasingly integral part of many companies’ business and technology strategy. In an attempt to keep up with are turning to flexible, elastic, and self-service computingbusiness innovation and change, companies resources that they can easily manage and scale in the cloud.

  • Flying High on the Use of Red Hat Enterprise Linux

    Flybe was one of the 21 companies that were interviewed for quantitative results on their operations as part of an IDC ROI analysis. This case study presents the qualitative side of the company's story.

  • Software Defined Storage - The Missing Link for Cloud and the Software Defined Datacenter

    This EMA paper gives insights on why storage matters for cloud and what's the advantages of storage virtualization for cloud. It reviews IBM’s software defined storage infrastructure solution and highlights the competitive differentiator for IBM's SmartCloud offering.

  • Hybrid Cloud Backup Delivers More for Less

    In this technology brief, research firm Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG) shares their perspective on the increasing importance of a hybrid approach which combines on-premise and cloud capabilities to meet today's data protection requirements.

  • GB/SMB Analyst report: Pay As-You-Grow Data Protection

    In this analyst paper John Webster from Evaluator Group discusses the data protection requirements for the SMB IT administrator and uses IBM Tivoli’s Full-featured Data Protection Suite for Small to Medium Businesses as an example of a solution. IBM Tivoli Storage Manager Suite for Unified Recovery (TSM SUR) includes the advanced functionality of solutions designed for the enterprise data center, but is offered in a way that is easily implemented and consumed by the SMB.

  • Protect Your SharePoint Data

    There is a misconception out there that governance has somehow been defined within SharePoint -- that there is a universally accepted model for every deployment type that is endorsed by Microsoft and/or the SharePoint expert community.

  • SharePoint Governance Best Practices

    SharePoint presents many unique backup issues only addressed by solutions purpose built for it. This ebook introduces the broad topic of disaster recovery and how its principles can be applied to SharePoint.

  • 10 Steps to Optimize SharePoint Performance

    This practical e-book by SharePoint MVP, Eric Shupps, provides a list of basic performance enhancements that provide tremendous improvements to the operation and performance of SharePoint.

  • Doing More With Less: How Red Hat Enterprise Linux Shrinks Total Cost of Ownership Compared to Windows

    IT organizations face the constant challenge of juggling two almost opposing priorities: continuously delivering business-critical application services while keeping IT expenses in line with budget constraints. Read on.

  • Linux Management with Red Hat Satellite Server: Measuring Business Impact and ROI

    This ROI study conducted by IDC is based on data gathered from structured in-depth interviews with representatives from over 10 IT organizations around the world using Red Hat Satellite to manage Red Hat Enterprise Linux. Read on.

  • How to Avoid the Coming Backup Crunch

    Worried about big data and other drivers that are pushing your traditional backup products beyond their capabilities? Find out about a new approach that helps companies slash costs and avoid recovery point delays.

  • Building Higher IT Business Continuity in the Face of Disaster

    In this white paper learn what specific initial and follow-up steps to take to upgrade your disaster preparedness. Read more.

  • Automating the Exemption Certificate Lifecycle

    Still relying on old-school paper trails to manage exemption certificates for nontaxable sale? You could be exposing yourself to audit risk. Ditch the filing cabinet and go digital. Learn more.

  • Sales Tax Survival Guide

    Compliance doesn’t have to cost you a bundle. Familiarize yourself with these 8 common sales and use tax challenges and how you can overcome them in Dynamics ERP.

  • Definitive Guide to Sales & Use Tax

    Local governments are revising tax laws to increase revenue. What's not taxable today, could be tomorrow. Download this guide now!

  • Audit Preparation Checklist

    The answer is very simple for a state auditor: probably not. Odds are your business isn’t totally compliant. And with states getting serious about collecting what they’re owed, there’s a high degree of likeliness that you could find yourself facing an audit in the near future. Are you prepared?

  • Securing Active Directory: An Ounce of Prevention or a Pound of Cure?

    Discover how to quicken and simplify three common, overlooked Active Directory (AD) security tasks: establishing and delegating permissions, remediating misconfigurations and auditing changes.

  • Nightmare on Delegation Street with Native Active Directory Tools

    Delegating Active Directory (AD) permissions – and managing and reporting on those delegations – is a nightmare. If you’re using native tools, that is. Learn how to put your AD delegation nightmares to rest – forever.

  • Are You Spending More than You Realize on Active Directory Management?

    Learn about the six key essential Active Directory (AD) management tasks, estimate the costs a company incurs every year and explore how investing in the right tools can make managing AD easier and cheaper.

  • 14 Ways to More Secure and Efficient Active Directory Administration

    Do your Active Directory (AD) tools provide the right amount of security? Do they allow you to complete tasks quickly and without error? Find out how to get the most out of them.

  • What Email Can Tell You About Your Organization?

    Explore how to find answers to traditional messaging management questions – such as usage, trends, migration planning and more – and mine your Exchange store for insights that will improve your business. Read this informative report. Read now!

  • AD Recovery: Be More Prepared

    Active Directory’s Recycle Bin won’t restore improperly changed attributes, nor recover external objects. To ensure AD integrity, you’ll need to plan for multiple scenarios and include broader recovery capabilities. Read now!

  • Active Directory Forest Disaster Recovery: What You Don’t Know WILL Hurt You

    The more you know about Active Directory forest disasters, the better prepared you’ll be when one occurs. Read now.

  • FAQ: Windows Server 2012 Recycle Bin and Recovery Manager for AD

    Among the functionality upgrades in Windows Server 2012 are improvements to Active Directory’s Recycle Bin. While this addresses many previous problems, it’s not the solution to all AD recovery concerns. Read now.

  • Top Five Questions You Should Ask Before Purchasing A Two-Factor Authentication Solution

    In this technical brief, discover five things to consider before purchasing a two-factor authentication solution. Then, discover a powerful option that not only addresses each consideration, but ensures you know who's accessing your network resources.

  • The Right Way to Prove Identity and Establish Trust

    Right now, one of your employees is accessing network resources. Do you know who it is? See how to verify user identities and protect your company’s critical information. Read this technical brief.

  • The Active Directory Management and Security You've Always Dreamed Of

    Businesses need more from their Windows security structure. Learn how employing the right security solution can help your organization avoid common errors and inconsistencies that lead to security breaches.

  • Access Control is Easy: Use Active Directory Groups and Manage Them Well

    Good access control results from avoiding the use of local groups by assigning permissions through Active Directory (AD) groups. Learn how AD groups are at the center of access control and governance – and what it takes to manage them.

  • The Keys to the Kingdom Limiting Active Directory Admin

    Learn the security risks associated with the simple implementation of the domain controller security model, and gain insight into the best practices for separating the role of domain controller administrator from domain administration using native tools.

  • 12 Essential Tasks of Active Directory Domain Services

    Learn the 12 major tasks of Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS) administration and management, and how your organization can reduce AD workloads through the implementation of proper management, automation and administration tools.

  • 2013 BYOD and Mobile Security Report

    Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) is a popular topic this year as more companies are adopting employee-owned mobile devices (or deciding against it for security and data control reasons). The 160,000 member Information Security Community on LinkedIn conducted the survey “BYOD & Mobile Security 2013” to shed some light on the drivers for BYOD, how companies will benefit from BYOD, and how they respond to the security risks associated with this trend. Read on.

  • Supercharge Your Infrastructure

    SSDs provide modest performance gains, but flash as a new memory tier is optimal. Maximize performance and get enterprise reliability with Fusion’s architecture.

  • Tolly Test Report - Fusion ioControl n5 Hybrid Storage Architecture

    An independent white paper with test results validating the Fusion ioControl hybrid storage achieving 3X IOPS and 4-5X read performance in the same footprint as a conventional hybrid.Learn more.

  • ESG Lab Validation Report - Fusion ioControl n5-SPX

    An independent white paper with test results validating the Fusion ioControl hybrid storage achieving 3X IOPS and 4-5X read performance in the same footprint as a conventional hybrid. Learn more.

  • The 5 Key Tactics for Dealing with Advanced Persistent Threats

    Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) attacks exploit a single vulnerability and then use that foothold to penetrate more systems and gain access to more corporate information. A recent QuinStreet web seminar, sponsored by Lumension, discussed APT attacks and tactics for preventing them. This paper summarizes the talks given during that web seminar.

  • Taking the Sting Out of Java Vulnerabilities

    Java vulnerabilities have dominated the security headlines. Some observers now say organizations should simply turn off the ubiquitous software platform. But what if there were a better way? Read on.

  • Redefining Defense-in-Depth

    As the cyber threat landscape continues to intensify, a multi-layered, overlapping, proactive approach to security is vital. Read this white paper and learn the about the decreasing effectiveness of traditional protection and how to apply today’s defense-in-depth approach to your endpoint security. Learn more.

  • Guide to Patch Management Best Practices

    With the sophistication and sheer volume of exploits targeting major applications and operating systems, the speed of assessment and deployment of security patches across your complex IT infrastructure is key to mitigating risks and remediating vulnerabilities. Here are recommended steps to cure your patch management headache. Learn more!

  • Closing the Antivirus Protection Gap: A Comparative Study on Effective Endpoint Protection Strategies

    Corporate economic concerns have put increased pressure on already limited IT resources in recent years as the onslaught of malware and sophistication of cyber attacks continues to grow at exponential rates. As a result, 50% of endpoint operating costs are directly attributable to malware,1 yet, corporate IT budgets are still focused on maintaining stand alone antivirus as the keystone in endpoint security. Read on.

  • Committed to Memory: Protecting Against Memory-Based Attacks

    Memory injections are on the rise. And traditional endpoint security tools can do little to stop them. Here’s what you need to know about memory-based attacks—and how to effectively protect against them. Read on.

  • The Forrester Wave™: Privileged Identity Management, Q1 2014

    This report details findings from Forrester Research, Inc. of the top nine solution providers for privileged identity management based on an 18-criteria evaluation. See how each stand in relation to each other. Read more.

  • Windows Least Privilege Management and Beyond

    This white paper examines security, compliance and efficiency issues surrounding least privilege management for Windows servers, and explains where native Windows tools fall short and how Centrify Server Suite delivers secure delegation of privileged access.

  • 7 Advantages of Moving Fax to the Cloud

    Read this guidebook to learn how your company can become more time- and cost-efficient by adopting an ERP-integrated and fully automated cloud fax solution. Read now!

  • 2014 Symantec Internet Security Report

    The Symantec Internet Security Threat Report provides detailed information on Internet threats from the past year, offering a thorough analysis of their activity.

  • Protect Your SharePoint Data

    This whitepaper introduces the broad topic of disaster recovery and how its principles can be specifically applied to the Microsoft SharePoint 2010 and 2013 platforms. Learn more.

  • Power of Cloud Executive Brief

    Read this executive report to discover how the cloud can open the door to more efficient, responsive and innovative ways of doing business. Read more.

  • IDC Brief: Cloud Computing in the Midmarket: Assessing the Options

    Read this analyst brief from IDC to learn about public, private and hybrid cloud models and how your organization can take advantage of them. Read on!

  • DCIG Analyst Report: Best Practices for Protecting Oracle Databases

    Read this white paper to learn the five best practices that will help every organization protect their Oracle databases and see why Dell NetVault Backup is ranked “Best in Class” for Oracle protection.

  • Windows Server 2012 – Are You Ready?

    Planning a migration to Windows Server 2012 R2? Explore its new features and benefits – as well as some key considerations when moving from a legacy platform – in this informative white paper.

  • Take Control of Your PST Problem

    Read about the best practices for PST file migrations so you can simply, quickly and safely complete your move. This informative white paper also examines tools that help effectively manage your environment after the migration.

  • Data Deduplication in Windows Server 2012 R2 in Depth

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  • Designing an Adaptive Security Architecture to Protect Against Advanced Threats

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  • AppAssure 5 Trial Dell Software

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  • Disk Backup Appliances: The Next Generation

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  • ESG Lab Reviews Dell Integrated Data Protection: DR4100 with NetVault

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  • Symantec Intelligence Report

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  • Operational Insight for Running IT at the Speed of Business

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  • Gartner 2014 Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Information Archiving

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  • Dell Data Protection: Match Your Backup to Your Business

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  • Managing Multiple Operating Systems: Five Best Practices

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